Project Profile

Current Status:
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has developed a Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP), Finding of No Significant Impact, and a Summary of the CCP for the Sacramento River NWR. On right is a link to the Final CCP and its Appendices, and associated documents. The Sacramento River NWR will not be open to public access until September 1, 2005.

Visit the Sacramento River NWR's official Website for more information.

Purpose of CCP:
As part of the National Wildlife Refuge System, the Sacramento River Refuge is required to have a CCP in place to guide the management of fish, wildlife, and plant habitats and public uses for a period of 15 years.

Project Contact:
Jackie Ferrier, Refuge Planner
Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Complex
752 County Road 99W
Willows, CA 95988
Phone: 530 934-2801
Fax: 530 934-7814


Last Updated: August 2005

Sacramento River
National Wildlife Refuge

Comprehensive Conservation Plan

Planning Documents Available Online: Each file below will take a few minutes to download, read, or print using Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF). A free copy of PDF is available from the Adobe website.

Final CCP Documents (Posted August 2, 2005):

Summary of Final CCP (15,192kb)

Final CCP (15,192kb) Use this link to the CCP's Table of Contents and Glossary, to navigate through the CCP by clicking on Chapter and Appendix headings. Figure 28, which contains four visitor services maps, was removed from Chapter 5 and posted seperately due to its large file size. Click on the Figure 28 headings in the Table of Contents to review the maps or use the following map links:
Visitor Services in the North Units
Visitor Services in the North Central Units
Visitor Services in the South Central Units
Visitor Services in the South Units

Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) (921kb)

Final EA

Planning Update 5, July 2005 (183kb)

Draft CCP/EA (Posted July 8, 2004):

Draft CCP (15,192kb)

Draft EA (1,930kb)

Draft CCP/EA Appendices (2,035kb)

Planning Updates:

Planning Update 1, May 2001 (6,478kb)

Planning Update 2, August 2001 (3,227kb)

Planning Update 3, July 2002 (919kb)

Planning Update 4, December 2003 (103kb)

Other Refuge Documents:

February 2002 Environmental Assessment completed for Restoration Activities at Sacramento River Refuge: Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge Final Finding of No Significant Impact and Environmental Assessment For Proposed Restoration Activities (pdf file 9.15MB)